From Queens, New York Dr. Roach is not only a skilled veterinarian but also an accomplished scholar. He earned his degree in Animal Science from Iowa State University in 1991.

He continued his research and intensive studies at Iowa State earning a Master of Science Degree in Immunology and receiving his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from ISU in 2004. During his senior year in veterinary school, Dr. Roach was the recipient of the Arthur B. Lederer Memorial Award for humanism and interest in small animal practice and the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society’s Award for Proficiency in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Roach’s special interests are reproductive medicine and surgery, soft tissue surgery, dentistry, dermatology, and preventative medicine. He also enjoys working with senior patients to prolong their quality of life. Outside of veterinary medicine, Dr. Roach is an avid sports fan (though a native New Yorker, he is NOT a Yankees fan, GO METS!) He enjoys watching football and rootin’ for his hometown sports’ teams.

Growing up in Henderson, Dr. Schroeder’s passions were clear in kindergarten: animals, learning, and playing outside. Over the years her pursuits mirrored these elementary school declarations through her dedicated scientific studies, work with animals, and conservation efforts in the wilderness areas surrounding her city.

She graduated from CSN’s Veterinary Technology program, earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Chemistry Minor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University.

Dr. Schroeder’s veterinary interests include companion animal medicine, soft tissue surgery, preventative medicine, and exotic animal/small mammal medicine. She enjoys being able to be a part of her community by providing care for Nevadans’ furry family members.

Outside the veterinary hospital, Dr. Schroeder can be found hiking Mount Charleston with her rescue mutt Beatty, scrambling around Red Rock Canyon, and teeing it up to play a relaxing round of golf.

Dr. Katie Martinez was born and raised in Metairie, Louisiana, a suburb of New Orleans. She attended Louisiana State University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. She graduated from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine four years later.

Dr. Martinez is the proud mom of a French bulldog named Ollie, a Miniature Pinscher mix named Finn, a Chihuahua named Bella. She is a die-hard fan of the New Orleans Saints and the LSU Tigers (Geaux!!).

Dr. Martinez moved to Las Vegas and joined West Russell Animal Hospital in June of 2016. Her interests include soft tissue surgery, internal medicine, reproductive medicine, and French Bulldogs. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her dogs and exploring Las Vegas.

Dr. Osorio was raised in Tennessee and went to the University of Wisconsin-Madison for her undergraduate zoology studies. She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed a year of clinical training at Cornell University. She has a special interest in surgery.

Dr. Osorio loves her two cats, Elric and Odin, and Chihuahuas. In her off time, she enjoys salsa dancing, hiking, and playing video games.

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